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All-Original 1968 Mercury Cougar Emerges From a Garage, Stored Under a Cover
All-Original 1968 Mercury Cougar Emerges From a Garage, Stored Under a Cover

30 Jan 2024, 16:23 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / A 1968 Cougar seems to be a collector's dream, as it continues to be entirely original and still flexes an impressive shape inside and outside

 
1967 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Hidden for Decades Is Amazingly Original
1967 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Hidden for Decades Is Amazingly Original

17 Jan 2024, 14:58 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / While not the rarest Cougar ever built, this 1967 XR-7 Is in surprisingly good shape for a classic that spent decades in storage.

 
Rare 1968 Mercury Cougar Looks Like a Barn Find, Hides Nasty Surprise Under the Hood
Rare 1968 Mercury Cougar Looks Like a Barn Find, Hides Nasty Surprise Under the Hood

28 Dec 2023, 16:00 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / One of only 394 GT-E models built in 1968, this Mercury Cougar is also one of 357 examples equipped with the 427 side-oiler V8.

 
Burnt Orange 1969 Mercury Cougar Convertible Has the Full Package, Rare and Low Miles
Burnt Orange 1969 Mercury Cougar Convertible Has the Full Package, Rare and Low Miles

11 Dec 2023, 14:28 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / This Cougar convertible has already received a complete restoration to become a gem many collectors will probably drool over

 
'69 Mercury Cougar XR7 Is a Barn-Find Opposite, Costs Less Than a New Mustang EcoBoost
'69 Mercury Cougar XR7 Is a Barn-Find Opposite, Costs Less Than a New Mustang EcoBoost

11 Dec 2023, 11:26 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Retaining the original V8 engine and looking shiny all around, this 1969 Mercury Cougar is looking for a new home. Want to buy it?

 
Tuned 1970 Mercury Cougar Eliminator Packs Juiced Up Replacement V8, Beware of Fast Car
Tuned 1970 Mercury Cougar Eliminator Packs Juiced Up Replacement V8, Beware of Fast Car

6 Dec 2023, 17:50 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / This Competition Yellow 1970 Mercury Cougar Eliminator is getting auctioned off to the highest bidder after having been refurbished in the late 1990s

 
Unassuming 1971 Mercury Cougar Hits the Dragstrip With Hidden Mods, Runs 11s
Unassuming 1971 Mercury Cougar Hits the Dragstrip With Hidden Mods, Runs 11s

5 Dec 2023, 13:16 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / This Mercury Cougar is not a range-topping Super Cobra Jet model, but that didn't stop the owner from turning it into an 11-second dragster.

 
This 1971 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Is a Museum-Grade Classic With a Rare Feature
This 1971 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Is a Museum-Grade Classic With a Rare Feature

1 Dec 2023, 20:52 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Mercury sold more than 60,000 Cougars in 1971, but only 1,717 were convertibles equipped with the XR-7 package. This one also sports the rare 4-speed manual.

 
Custom 1967 Mercury Cougar Packs Mystery V8 With More Power Than a 2024 Mustang Dark Horse
Custom 1967 Mercury Cougar Packs Mystery V8 With More Power Than a 2024 Mustang Dark Horse

6 Oct 2023, 14:33 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / This custom 1967 Mercury Cougar Hardtop is getting auctioned off to the highest bidder featuring loads of awesome visual and mechanical upgrades

 
Tired of Coyote-Swapped Mustangs? This '71 Mercury Cougar Eliminator Cures What Ails You
Tired of Coyote-Swapped Mustangs? This '71 Mercury Cougar Eliminator Cures What Ails You

22 Sep 2023, 21:37 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / This restomod Mercury was done up thanks to the No Reserve Classics shop based out of Green Brook in central New Jersey.

 
Mercury Cougar GT-E 427: Celebrating 55 Years Since the Birth of the Most Powerful Cat
Mercury Cougar GT-E 427: Celebrating 55 Years Since the Birth of the Most Powerful Cat

21 Sep 2023, 12:07 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / Fifty-five years after the introduction of the Cougar GT-E 427, we remember Mercury's most powerful and luxurious muscle car

 
5 Most Impressive Mercury Models From the Golden Age of Muscle Cars
5 Most Impressive Mercury Models From the Golden Age of Muscle Cars

26 Aug 2023, 19:15 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / Though not typically associated with muscle cars, Mercury joined the high-performance craze during the late-'60s and early-'70s by developing some awesome rides

 
A Rare and Lethal Cat: Remembering the 1970 Mercury Cougar Eliminator 428 SCJ
A Rare and Lethal Cat: Remembering the 1970 Mercury Cougar Eliminator 428 SCJ

22 Aug 2023, 13:13 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / Though never as popular as its Ford sibling, the Mercury Cougar was a fascinating pony car and, in Eliminator 238 SCJ guise, it morphed into a lethal muscle car

 
1969 Mercury Cougar XR7 Spends 21 Years in a Barn, Begs for Full Restoration
1969 Mercury Cougar XR7 Spends 21 Years in a Barn, Begs for Full Restoration

15 Aug 2023, 07:39 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / This '69 Cougar survived two years in hiding, and despite flexing a challenging condition, it's now ready for a full overhaul

 
New Mercury Cougar XR7 Pony Car Harks Back to Its Roots in Unofficial Digital Illustration
New Mercury Cougar XR7 Pony Car Harks Back to Its Roots in Unofficial Digital Illustration

14 Jun 2023, 21:02 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / A modern Mercury Cougar XR7 would step on the toes of the new-gen Ford Mustang, so would you favor it over the Blue Oval's muscle car if it looked like this?

 
1968 Mercury Cougar Fastback That Shouldn't Exist Is Very Real and Awesome
1968 Mercury Cougar Fastback That Shouldn't Exist Is Very Real and Awesome

23 May 2023, 19:34 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Mercury never offered a fastback version of the first-generation Cougar but this custom-built muscle car proves that it should have

 
Classic Car Prospector Finds Super-Rare 1968 Mercury Cougar With Numbers-Matching V8
Classic Car Prospector Finds Super-Rare 1968 Mercury Cougar With Numbers-Matching V8

21 Jan 2023, 12:14 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Forget about the Eliminator and the XR7-G, this 1968 Mercury Cougar GT is one of only 20 examples built with a 390 V8 and a four-speed manual

 
Extremely Rare 1971 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Flexes a Performance Option We All Love
Extremely Rare 1971 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Flexes a Performance Option We All Love

7 Jan 2023, 16:00 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Rated at 375 horsepower, the 429-cubic-inch Cobra Jet V8 was Ford's most potent engine at the time. But it was expensive, too

 
It Doesn't Get Any Cooler Than Joe Manganiello and a First-Gen Mercury Cougar
It Doesn't Get Any Cooler Than Joe Manganiello and a First-Gen Mercury Cougar

21 Dec 2022, 15:23 UTC · By: Monica Coman / Actor Joe Manganiello just showed you really don’t need much to look cool, especially when you have a Mercury Cougar at your disposal

 
2019 Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunt Part 2: The Porsche 911 GT3 RS Was the Best One
2019 Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunt Part 2: The Porsche 911 GT3 RS Was the Best One

3 Dec 2022, 15:06 UTC · By: Dragos Chitulescu / We look at the final 10 Super Treasure Hunt items released by Hot Wheels in 2019, and most collectors will agree that the Porsche reigned supreme